Operational information as of 18.00 on 01.08.2023 on the Russian invasion

❗️ The main points from the report:

➡️ During the day, the enemy launched 1 missile, 49 air strikes and fired 33 times from multiple launch rocket systems.

➡️ There were 26 combat engagements over the last day.

➡️ In the Bakhmut sector, the enemy made unsuccessful attempts to regain lost ground north and west of Klishchiyivka, Donetsk region.

➡️ In the Avdiivka sector, under heavy fire from enemy aircraft and artillery, our defenders successfully repelled attacks by Russian troops in the vicinity of Avdiivka.

➡️ In the Mariinka sector, Ukrainian defense forces continue to hold back the Russian offensive in the vicinity of the town of Mariinka.

➡️ In the Shakhtarsk sector, the enemy made unsuccessful attempts to regain lost ground east of Staromayorsk.

➡️ In the Zaporizhzhya sector, the enemy is focusing its main efforts on preventing further advance of our troops.

➡️ At the same time, the Ukrainian Defense Forces continue to conduct offensive operations in the Melitopol and Berdiansk directions, consolidate their positions, and carry out counter-battery operations.

🔥 Over the past day, the aviation of the defense forces carried out 7 strikes on the areas of concentration of enemy personnel, weapons and military equipment, 1 on the command post and 1 on the occupiers' anti-aircraft missile system.

🔥 Missile and artillery units struck 10 artillery pieces at firing positions, 4 electronic warfare stations, 4 command posts, 1 area of concentration of weapons and military equipment, 5 air defense facilities, 3 areas of concentration of personnel and 2 more important enemy targets over the course of the day.